Category «Statistics»

Divorce Rate in India Increasing

The divorce rate in India is increasing among the young married couples, according to a report in Hindustan times.

This is an unusual trend in a country where the divorce rate was just 1 in 1,000 ten years ago, and is still a relatively low 13 per 1,000 – as compared to the US average of 500 per 1,000.

Digital, Social Media, Mobile and Internet Statistics India

Social Media, Mobile and internet usages is increasing in India. Here are facts about it.
According to Comscore Digital focus 2013 these are some facts from the report
At 73.9 million India’s is the 3rd Largest Online Population in the world, 2nd in Asia Pacific
•31% year-on-year growth makes India the fastest growing online population in Asia Pacific, 2nd in the world behind Brazil
•Non-PC traffic in India zooms ahead, grows from 10.9% to 14.2% in 2013
•75% of the Indian online population is under 35 yrs old
•Women aged 35-44 are the heaviest internet users among all age/gender groups
•Indian blogging audience grew 48%, close to 36 million.

Crimes against Dalits in India

Every 18 minutes:

A crime is committed against a Dalit

Every day:

* 3 Dalit women are raped

* 2 Dalits are murdered & 2 Dalits Houses are burnt in India

* 11 Dalits are beaten

Every week:

* 13 Dalits are murdered

* 5 Dalits home or possessions are burnt

* 6 Dalits are kidnapped or abducted

Social and Economic condition of Dalits:

* 37 percent of Dalits living below poverty in India

* More than half (54%) of their children are undernourished in India

* 83 per 1000 live birth children born in Dalit community are probability of dying before the first birthday

* 45 percent of Dalits do not know read and write in India

* Dalits women burden double discrimination (gender and caste) in India

* Only 27 percent of Dalits women give institutional deliveries in India

* About one third of Dalit households do not have basic facilities

* Public health workers refused to visit Dalit homes in 33% of villages

* Dalits were prevented from entering police station in 27.6% of villages

* Dalit children had to sit separately while eating in 37.8% of Govt.

Cyber Crimes Statistics in India

According to National Crime Records Bureau India Report

Cyber Crimes (IT Act + IPC Sections) increased by 22.7% in 2007 as compared
to 2006 (from 453 in 2006 to 556 in 2007)
• Cyber Forgery 64.0% (217 out of total 339) and Cyber Fraud 21.5% (73 out of
339) were the main cases under IPC category for Cyber Crimes.

Property Crime Statistics

According to National Crime Records Bureau Report

• Property crimes accounted for 20.3% of total IPC crimes. Such crimes reported
an increase of 2.8% in 2007 over 2006.
• Auto Theft (1,00,255) cases accounted for 35.2% of all Theft cases (2,85,043).

Crime Statistics Against Children in India

• 7.6% increase was reported in incidence of crime against Children in 2007 over
2006. Cases of Child Rape went up by 6.9% during 2007 (5,045) over 2006
• A total of 6,377 cases of Kidnapping and Abduction of children were reported
during the year 2007 as compared to 5,102 cases in the previous year
accounting for a significant increase of 25.0%.

Crime Against Women in India

• Andhra Pradesh reported 13.3% of total such cases in the country (24,738 out of
1,85,312). Tripura reported the highest crime rate (30.7) closely followed by
Andhra Pradesh (30.3) as compared to the National average rate of 16.3.
• The proportion of IPC crimes committed against women towards total IPC crimes
has increased during last 5 years from 7.6% in 2003 to 8.8% during 2007.

Violent Crime Statistics India

• The share of violent crimes in total IPC crimes has decreased continuously from
11.5% in 2003 to 10.8% in 2007.
• Manipur (41.5), Daman & Diu (33.7), Dadra & Nagar Haveli (31.5), Assam (31.2)
and Kerala (31.0) reported higher violent crime rate compared to 19.0 at All-India

Crime Statistics in India

India Crime Report 2007

General Crime Statistics from National Crime Records Bureau India

A  total of 57,33,407 cognizable crimes comprising of 19,89,673 Indian Penal
Code (IPC) crimes and 37,43,734 Special & Local Laws (SLL) crimes were
reported, showing an increase of 12.4% over 2006 (51,02,460).